Kildare to be hit by thunderstorms amid Met Eireann weather warning

The entire country is affected

Justin Kelly

Reporter:

Justin Kelly

Email:

editor@leinsterleader.ie

Kildare to be hit by thunderstorms amid Met Eireann weather warning

Kildare is set to experience high intensity rainfall amounts in scattered thunderstorms during Friday amid a Met Eireann weather warning.

The forecaster placed the entire country under a Status Yellow warning yesterday, warning of thunder, lightning and severe rain.

The weather may lead to spot flooding with as much as 50mm of rainfall possible in a short time.

The warning is valid until 10pm tonight, June 1.